The only summer inclusion camp in Los Angeles for special needs children and their typically-developing siblings and peers ages 5 to 16, Special Needs Network’s Joe Patton Academy Camp (Camp JPAC) serves as a safe, fun haven for close to 200 participating children by providing a host of educational and recreational activities. The Camp JPAC experience includes structured activities, spontaneous free play, organized sports, and social interaction. Children attending the camp are encouraged to develop and explore their imaginations as they engage in various fun and educational activities.
Camp JPAC is OPEN TO EVERYBODY.
We enroll approximately 60% children with special needs and 40% typically-developing children.
Camp JPAC is free for low to moderate-income families.
• Math and Reading Enrichment
• Social Skills
• Arts and Crafts
• Field Trips
• Talent Show
• Special Guest Instructors
• And Much More!
Dates & Time
July 9 – July 20
July 23 – August 3
Camp Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Before Care: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
After Care: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fifty-Fourth Street Elementary School
5501 Eileen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043
Important. Please read:
* Each child must be signed up separately. one form = one space at camp
* Spaces are first come first serve.
* Child must be potty trained
* To confirm your child’s space at camp – you must attend a registration day to register (details to follow)
Submission of the application does NOT guarantee a spot with Camp JPAC due to limited space.
Admission will be need-based. Please follow these instructions carefully as incomplete applications will not be considered.
Please contact Special Needs Network if you have any questions or comments, or if you are interested in volunteering or employment opportunities, call 323.291.7100 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Our generous sponsors and donors subsidize the tuition for campers from low to low-moderate income families. If you have a total combined household income of over $75,000, we ask that you make a contribution towards your child’s subsidized tuition.